Idaho based Khara Oxier (b. 1979) is a figurative artist, with the majority of her work concentrating in oil painting. 

The depictions of her figures correlate with her background in anthropological studies. Her work confronts evolutionary components that explore biological and philosophical response to both physical and psychological environments.

After receiving an honorable discharge in the United States Marine Corps, Oxier attended Boise State University. Oxier earned a degree in Anthropology in 2016 with focus in genetics, evolutionary medicine, and osteology.